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September 17, 2015
Better Brain Signals
Engineering professor awarded $6 million grant for biomedical research
Eastern Exposure
Students study Japanese language, culture during study abroad
Wired to a Degree
URI introduces fully online R.N. to B.S. nursing degree
Designing Solemn Ground
Professor led development of RI Holocaust Memorial
Shark Tracks
Student’s summer research has him planning career studying sharks
Habitat for Humanity
Welcome Home
URI and South County Habitat for Humanity are longtime partners in working for affordable housing. Here's a look at one of their recent projects.
Good Five Cent Cigar
Providence Journal
Campus newspapers still find value in print (September 13)
Is microwave popcorn a health food? (September 10)
CBS News
Scientists go in search of sunken German U-boat off U.S. coast (September 9)
Channel 12
URI students head back to school (September 7)
The Rhode Show
Developing fingerprints with the Crime Lab (September 2)
Rhode Island Public Radio
Science education in action at sea (September 1)
Jamestown Press
Scientists measure methane in salt marshes (August 27)
Kings and Queens of Africa
September 22
Honors Colloquium—Patch Adams
September 24
Landscape Storytelling
September 24
Peace Day
September 25
Routhier Lecture
September 25–October 3
Diversity Week
September 26
Moon Festival
September 28
Great Kings and Queens of Africa Exhibit
October 4 and 9
Music of India
October 6
Baird Symposium
ACN New Grad Celebration
October 1 Join the Alumni of Color Network at GPub in Providence for an evening of networking and karaoke, plus a free professional headshot for your LinkedIn profile!
Two Hour Business Power Boost
October 7 Calling all investment bankers, real estate agents, attorneys, and CPAs: come to the Providence Downtown Marriott after work and give your contact list a fresh power boost.
Make Mine a Mini!
October 16–18 Homecoming 2015 is the year of the Mini Reunion. Find out how to plan your perfect Homecoming party!
DAA Awards & Gala
October 17 The Distinguished Achievement Awards honor exemplary alumni and friends of URI. Meet them at our gala in Newport!.
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